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Between Good and Ghetto: African American Girls and Inner-City Violence

Between Good and Ghetto: African American Girls and Inner-City Violence

"A very compelling account of daily life as experienced by poor, urban, African-American adolescent girls. Recommended." —"Choice." 211 pp.

Author:
Jones, Nikki
Publisher:
Rutgers Univ Pr
ISBN:
9780813546155
Category:
Social Science / Ethnic Studies / African American Studies
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Paper
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Body and Soul: The Black Panther Party and the Fight Against Medical Discrimination

Body and Soul: The Black Panther Party and the Fight Against Medical Discrimination

Recovers a lesser-known aspect of The Black Panther Party's broader struggle for social justice: health care. The author argues that the party's understanding of health as a basic human right and its engagement with the social implications of genetics anticipated current debates about the politics of health and race. 289 pp.

Author:
Nelson, Alondra
Publisher:
Univ of Minnesota Pr
ISBN:
9780816676491
Category:
Social Science / Ethnic Studies
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Paper
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Land of Open Graves, The: Living and Dying on the Migrant Trail

Land of Open Graves, The: Living and Dying on the Migrant Trail

In a gripping and provocative debut, an anthropologist sheds light on one of the most pressing political issues of our time—the human consequences of U.S. immigration policy. 358 pp.

Author:
De León, Jason. Photos by Michael Wells
Publisher:
Univ of California Pr
ISBN:
9780520282759
Category:
Social Science / Anthropology / General
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Paper
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$29.95
Liberated Threads: Black Women, Style, and the Global Politics of Soul

Liberated Threads: Black Women, Style, and the Global Politics of Soul

Explores how and why black women in places as far-flung as New York City, Atlanta, London and Johannesburg incorporatee style and beauty culture into their activism. 256 pp.

Author:
Ford, Tanisha C.
Publisher:
Univ of North Carolina Pr
ISBN:
9781469625157
Category:
Social Science / Ethnic Studies / African American Studies
Format:
Hardcover
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X Marks the Spot: The Archaeology of Piracy

X Marks the Spot: The Archaeology of Piracy

Presents one of the first comprehensive, entertaining looks at the artifactual evidence of real pirates, recovered at shipwrecks and pirate bases. 339 pp.

Author:
Skowronek, Russell K. & Ewen, Charles Robin, eds
Publisher:
Univ Pr of Florida
ISBN:
9780813030791
Category:
Social Science / Archaeology
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Paper
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500 Years of Chicana Women's History / Anos de historia de las Chicanans Martinez, Elizabeth "Betita" Rutgers Univ Pr 9780813542249 Social Science / Ethnic Studies / Hispanic American Studies Paper Now $29.95
Bad Girls: Young Women, Sex, and Rebellion Before the Sixties Littauer, Amanda H. Univ of North Carolina Pr 9781469623788 Social Science / Women's Studies Paper Now $27.95
Canada's Jews: In Time, Space and Spirit Robinson, Ira, ed Academic Studies Pr 9781618113887 Social Science / Jewish Studies Paper Now $49.00
Cruciform Brooch and Anglo-Saxon England, The Martin, Toby F. Boydell & Brewer 9781843839934 Social Science / Archaeology Hardcover Now $120.00
Hikikomori: Adolescence Without End Tamaki, Saito Univ of Minnesota Pr 9780816654598 Social Science / Anthropology Paper Now $19.95
How Jews Became White Folks and What That Says About Race in America Brodkin, Karen Rutgers Univ Pr 9780813525907 Social Science / Ethnic Studies / General Paper Now $31.95
Humanitarian Aftershocks in Haiti Schuller, Mark Rutgers Univ Pr 9780813574233 Social Science / Disasters & Disaster Relief Paper Now $27.95
Island Called Home, An: Returning to Jewish Cuba Behar, Ruth. Photos by Humberto Mayol Rutgers Univ Pr 9780813545004 Social Science / Jewish Studies Paper Now $29.95
Jihadist Threat, The: The Re-conquest of the West? Moorcraft, Paul Naval Inst Pr 9781473856790 Social Science / Islamic Studies Hardcover Now $39.95
Mapping Feminist Anthropology in the Twenty-First Century Lewin, Ellen & Silverstein, Leni M., eds Rutgers Univ Pr 9780813574288 Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural & Social Paper Now $29.95
Muselmann at the Water Cooler, The Pfefferkorn, Eli Academic Studies Pr 9781618111579 Social Science / Jewish Studies Paper Now $29.00
No Permanent Waves: Recasting Histories of U.S. Feminism Hewitt, Nancy A., ed Rutgers Univ Pr 9780813547251 Social Science / Feminism & Feminist Theory Paper Now $29.95
Nonstop Metropolis: A New York City Atlas Solnit, Rebecca & Jelly-Schapiro, Joshua, eds Univ of California Pr 9780520285958 Social Science / Human Geography Paper Now $29.95
Otaku: Japan's Database Animals Azuma, Hiroki Univ of Minnesota Pr 9780816653522 Social Science / Media Studies Paper Now $17.95
People of the River's Mouth, The: In Search of the Missouria Indians Dickey, Michael E. Univ of Missouri Pr 9780826219145 Social Science / Ethnic Studies / Native American Studies Paper Now $19.95
Queering Marriage: Challenging Family Formation in the United States Kimport, Katrina Rutgers Univ Pr 9780813562216 Social Science / LGBT Studies / Gay Studies Paper Now $28.95
Raising the Race: Black Career Women Redefine Marriage, Motherhood, and Community Barnes, Riché J. Daniel Rutgers Univ Pr 9780813561981 Social Science / Ethnic Studies / African American Studies Paper Now $27.95
Real Sister: Stereotypes, Respectability, and Black Women in Reality TV Ward, Jervette R., ed Rutgers Univ Pr 9780813575063 Social Science / Media Studies Paper Now $26.95
Remaking Mutirikwi: Landscape, Water and Belonging in Southern Zimbabwe Fontein, Joost James Currey Ltd 9781847011121 Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural & Social Hardcover Now $80.00
Return of the Jew: Identity Narratives of the Third Post-Holocaust Generation of Jews in Poland Reszke, Katka Academic Studies Pr 9781618113085 Social Science / Jewish Studies Paper Now $35.00
Scholar Denied, The: W. E. B. Du Bois and the Birth of Modern Sociology Morris, Aldon D. Univ of California Pr 9780520276352 Social Science / Sociology / General Hardcover Now $29.95
Seeking Spatial Justice Soja, Edward W. Univ of Minnesota Pr 9780816666683 Social Science / Sociology Paper Now $24.95
To Repair the World: Paul Farmer Speaks to the Next Generation Farmer, Paul. Ed by Jonathan Weigel. Foreword by Bill Clinton Univ of California Pr 9780520275973 Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural & Social Hardcover Now $26.95
Truth About Stories, The: A Native Narrative King, Thomas Univ of Minnesota Pr 9780816646272 Social Science / Ethnic Studies Paper Now $19.95
Unfathomable City: A New Orleans Atlas Solnit, Rebecca, et al. Univ of California Pr 9780520274044 Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural & Social Paper Now $29.95
When Species Meet Haraway, Donna J. Univ of Minnesota Pr 9780816650460 Social Science / Sociology Paper Now $24.95
Women, Land and Justice in Tanzania Dancer, Helen James Currey Ltd 9781847011138 Political Science / Human Rights Hardcover Now $80.00
 
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